Hayley C. Cuccinello

Entertainment Journalist

United States of America

I've been the Associate Content Producer for Forbes Media & Entertainment and Retail sections since June 2016. Prior to that, I worked as a contributor for Forbes M&E. I write about television, movies and other entertainment topics from a financial perspective.

In addition to my work at Forbes, I have previously written for Fusion, Bustle, SheKnows and The Huffington Post.

Please feel free to reach out. My passions include women in media, mental health advocacy and peanut butter.



World's Highest-Paid Magicians Of 2016: David Copperfield Conjures $64 Million, Tops List

Over the course of David Copperfield's four-decade career, the famed illusionist has walked through the Great Wall of China, levitated over the Grand Canyon and made the Statue of Liberty disappear. His greatest recent feat: pulling $64 million pretax out of his proverbial hat over the past year-and earning the top spot on our resurrected list of the world's highest-paid magicians.

Don't Look Back, HBO -- Netflix Is Gaining On You At The Emmys

For 16 straight years, HBO has scored the most Emmy nominations, and more often than not, the premium cabler took home the most golden statuettes. Though the odds are once again in HBO's favor for the Primetime Emmy Awards, things aren't entirely sunny for Home Box Office.


The Harvard Crimson

The Harvard Crimson
Beyond Therapy

For this cover story, I interviewed Broadway playwright and Harvard alum Christopher Durang. This long-form piece follows the arc of his career and experience with depression.

The Harvard Crimson
One Last Thing

I've never been good at endings. I'm not referring to the last words of this piece--fingers crossed--but rather to my track record with letting go.